The Spanish ministry of economic affairs and digital transformation on 2 March launched a public consultation on a pair of European legislations.
Steven Maijoor, Chair of European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), on the fund industry’s top three talk points: overregulation in the EU, MiFID II review and the sustainable investment push.
The SRD2 directive will take effect in September and Euroclear is rolling out a new version of its identification service.
The ad hoc working group has issued new recommendations to switch liquidity as quickly as possible.
The Solvency 2 directive is up for a revision in 2020 but opinions differ as to the extent to which it should be revised.
The Financial Conduct Authority has released its 2020 sector views in which it assesses and lists various risks for the British financial markets.
The European Commission's consultation focusses on a transparency tool (consolidated tape) allowing open access to “live” asset prices across the EU.